The 24-year-old actress was arrested when she was protesting against the proposed plans for the Dakota Access Pipeline, which aims to transport crude oil from the North Dakota Bakken region through South Dakota and Iowa into IL, crossing the Missouri River.
The nine protesters had unsuccessfully attempted to shut down oil pipelines in various US states, the Associated Press reported.
The Standing Rock Sioux want construction of the $3.8 billion pipeline halted, saying that it could taint the water supply and encroach on tribal burial sites.
A new hotline is available for farmers and ranchers affected by the Dakota Access Pipeline protests.
Actress Shailene Woodley is facing 60 days behind bars and fines if she's convicted of criminal trespass and engaging in a riot.
The protests have drawn thousands of people to the area where Texas-based Energy Transfer Partners is trying to wrap up construction on the $3.8 billion, 1,200-mile pipeline from North Dakota to IL.
However, following Sunday's ruling, the Corps said it was holding off on that approval as it considered possible reforms over how tribes are consulted for these pipeline projects, AP reported.
The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says in its response to a lawsuit over the Dakota Access pipeline that it followed proper procedure in evaluating permits for water crossings and did not violate any federal laws.
"The Fault in Our Stars" actress will appear in a North Dakota court in the city of Mandan on October 24.
The eight who were arrested Tuesday in Minnesota, Montana, North Dakota and Washington state were targeting pipelines that move oil from Canada to the United States, according to Jay O'Hara, a spokesman for the environmental activism group Climate Disobedience Center.
She said: "I was just walking back to the RV which is right there, so we could go back to camp peacefully". Please visit the original post to view it. Of those, two people had chained themselves to bulldozing equipment before construction began.
Standing Rock Sioux Tribal Chairman David Archambault II issued a statement Wednesday calling for President Barack Obama to take action against the pipeline, but Archambault wasn't specific.
What will fans remember from last season's Super Bowl? Sundays game with the Cowboys will truly be decided in the trenches. He's also got a sore back. "It's an historic place, but once I get there I will be locked in", Prescott said.
After 37 years the road-racing event will return to the United Kingdom, with Goodwood the last British venue in 1982. Sir Gary Verity, chief executive of Welcome to Yorkshire, said the decision "marked a moment in history".
In Durham, four children aged 11 or 12, were followed to school on Friday by a man in a clown outfit who was armed with a knife. The victim was walking through Eaton Park in the city at around 8.24pm on Sunday when she was targeted in the creepy prank.
Redskins officials disputed Cravens' characterization of the injury, and coach Jay Gruden offered a different perspective. Reed leads the Redskins in receptions (33), yards (316) and is tied for the team lead with two touchdown catches.
And I'm so impressed by it - her and everything she does. "I wanted to be in Pitch Perfect , so what?" he replied. Ben Affleck plays a mathematics savant Christian Wolff who works as an accountant for risky criminal groups.
But for Amazon , which grows at a much faster clip than most other retailers, the season represents a special challenge. Big retailers are particularly in need of extra helpers during the holiday season because of the surge in online sales.
Congrats to Jackson and her husband! "She is excited to have her baby , and that's the light at the end of the tunnel". But these mothers - and Jackson - are all positively young when compared to the world's oldest new mothers.
One lane remains closed on the eastbound carriageway but additional lane closures may be required later to fix the barrier. Motorists are facing severe delays on the M4 this afternoon after a lorry overturned near Maidenhead.
Dylan beats American novelists Philip Roth, Joyce Carol Oats, Don DeLillo and perennial favorite, Japanese author Haruki Murakami. He also begged to know if writer Don De Lillo had been inducted into the Rock "n" Roll hall of fame yet.
Stephen Grootes of Eye Witness News earlier tweeted that former SARS commissioner Oupa Magashule and Pillay were also charged. Many people on Twitter drew a direct comparison between President Jacob #Zuma and Minister Gordhan.
Billy Bush Will Not Return to 'Today'
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Markets Right Now: US stocks open lower
The CBOE Volatility Index, a gauge of near-term investor anxiety, jumped as much as 13 percent and was near its one-month high. EDT (1406 GMT), the Toronto Stock Exchange's S&P/TSX composite index fell 119.73 points, or 0.82 per cent, to 14,499.24.
NBC Poll: Clinton Leads NC by 4, Trump Leads Ohio by 1
The results published on October 2 showed 47 percent will be voting for Clinton while 41 percent will be voting for Trump. Forty percent of respondents identified as Democrats, 30% identified as Republicans and 25% said they were independent.
Samsung suffers ongoing losses in Seoul Stock Exchange
When the initial battery problems were brought to light, the original Note 7 units were pulled from the market by Samsung Gulf. Samsung's shares plunged 8 percent Tuesday in Seoul , their biggest fall since the 2008 financial crisis.
Anthony Davis suffers sprained ankle, out 10-15 days
The Rockets swept the Pelicans in two preseason games in China behind Harden's passing. "I haven't talked to the trainers yet". His injury could sideline him for the Pelicans' season opener on October 26 against the Denver Nuggets.
Hurricane Nicole re-forms in Atlantic, aims at Bermuda
The storm's top sustained winds have increased to near 130 miles (215 kilometers) per hour, with higher gusts, the NHC said. Hurricane Nicole continues to strengthen as it heads toward Bermuda and a satellite image showed the storm's large eye.
Australia links teens charged with terror act to ISIS
The boys did not appear in person or via audio visual link for their first appearance in Parramatta Children's Court on Thursday. While police can not release any details about the underage suspects, reports are emerging that the boys were known to police.
Clinton proposes tax relief for families with young kids
The news release called the expansion of the child care credit "a down payment on further relief for middle-class families". Donald Trump's wealth has helped define the 2016 presidential race and it is also shaping the campaign's tax debate.
Pakistan firm favourites in 400th landmark Test
The West Indies , routed by Pakistan 3-0 in both Twenty20 and one-day series preceeding the Tests, come in as clear underdogs. Pakistan has also included uncapped left-arm spinner Mohammad Nawaz, who could be useful as a batsman down the order.
Health conditions worsen as aid trickles into remote Haiti
The illness could quickly escalate into outbreaks, and people who are not treated immediately could die within hours. Fifteen of the 27 deaths occurred in North Carolina - all but one of them in that state involving motor vehicles.